Antioxidant status and levels of antioxidant vitamins in coronary artery ectasia

Koc F., KALAY N. , Ardic I. , Ozbek K., Celik A., Ceyhan K., ...More

CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE, vol.22, no.5, pp.306-310, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/mca.0b013e328346b864
  • Title of Journal : CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.306-310


Background Coronary artery ectasia (CAE) is a rare coronary artery anomaly. In this study, we investigated superoxide dismutase (SOD), glutathione peroxidase (GSH-Px) and gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT) activities, and antioxidant vitamin levels (vitamins A and E) in patients with CAE.